120-Hour Basic TEFL/TESOL Course Components
Targeted, interactive modules on essential topics in teaching reading, writing, speaking, and listening to speakers of other languages. The course is 100% online and lessons are delivered via reading assignments, videos, interactive assessments, and quizzes.
Throughout the 13 modules, you will complete lesson plans and other short, written assignments, such as essays or sample lesson plans, that will be submitted to your personal tutor for feedback and a grade. Your tutor is also available via the convenient communication feed to answer any questions you have as you work through your course.
This 40-hour component is a grammar refresher course, certification, and teaching resource all in one. Completthe self-study grammar course first, which includes four comprehensive sections, each with reading, interactive practice quizzes, and supplemental video tutorials.
When you’re ready, take the final exam to earn your 40-hour Grammar Advisor Certification, which is applied toward your total 120-hour TEFL/TESOL certification (and may also be downloaded separately).
As a teacher, refer back to this grammar course as a reference for up to a year, and take advantage of the "Ask the Grammar Advisor" feature, by submitting questions to our team of grammar experts to receive a personalized response.
Take your TEFL career to the next level on your terms, with the option to upgrade your Basic Certificate at any time to the 60-Hour, 100-Hour, or even the full 120-Hour Master Certification. Upgrades include components such as additional modules with more tutor interaction, a refresher course/certificate in Teaching English Grammar, and specialized modules in Teaching Young Learners and Business English.
On a more technical level, TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) is the term applied to the teaching of English to non-native speakers in native English speaking countries